Origin Acoustics Debuts CSUB12 In-wall Subwoofer

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Origin Acoustics is expanding its in-wall subwoofer offering with the debut of the CSUB12 Subwoofer at CEDIA Expo 2018. The CSUB12 is comprised of two parts, the enclosure and the woofer driver. The enclosure is an extruded aluminum cabinet that fits in a standard stud bay and is installed in advance of the drywall. Once […]

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Salamander Unveils Custom Cabinets for Short Throw Projectors

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Salamander Designs is at CEDIA with its latest specifically made for short throw projector systems. The new cabinets support Hisense projectors and the latest from Sony. Additionally, Salamander announced that it has aligned with three more CEDIA channel projector companies for near-term development. Featuring an aluminum support chassis, flush top surface, recessed projector cavity design and an active cooling system, […]

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Origin Acoustics New Seasons Bollard Outdoor Loudspeaker Debuts

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Origin Acoustics just launched the Seasons Bollard loudspeaker at CEDIA Expo. The Bollard tackles the challenge of producing bass response from individual outdoor speakers in a very attractive aesthetic. While large subwoofers are often buried in the ground the requirement to have the sub somewhat close to the mid/high frequency satellites can cause some design […]

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Control4 Delivers High-Resolution Audio and Homeowner Personalization Enhancements to Elevate the Smart Home Experience

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Control4 Corporation today released the latest Control4 OS, version 2.10.4, which expands music streaming and hands-on personalization choices for homeowners with new native streaming services and When >> ThenTM features. Music is central to the smart home experience and with its latest release, Control4 delivers even more choice to homeowners with the addition of Amazon […]

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Optoma Adds 4K Voice-Assistant Compatible Projector and Portable HD Projectors

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Optoma today launched a series of projectors: the UHL55, LH150, LV130 and ML1050ST. The Optoma UHL55 is integrated with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant compatibility, an integrated Android OS and 4K UHD HDR media player. In addition to its voice innovation, the UHL55 also features auto focus and auto keystone correction and includes NuForce stereo […]

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DISH Launches New Remote App That Allows Businesses to Control Multiple TVs

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DISH today launched DISH OnePoint, an interactive app that gives business owners the ability to control multiple televisions from one interface using iPad and Android tablets. Users can use the DISH OnePoint remote app to efficiently manage large entertainment systems at properties installed with DISH set-top boxes, like sports bars, restaurants, fitness centers and waiting […]

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LG Embraces Custom Installation Market With Advanced Technologies, Special Programs

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LG Electronics USA is demonstrating its 2018 OLED TV with AI ThinQ lineup this week at CEDIA Expo 2018 at the San Diego Convention Center (Booth #4835). While also expanding its technology partnerships, LG highlighted the enhanced “Reach LG” online portal adding a section specifically for custom installers as a one-stop shop to meet their […]

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Sony Launches Three New 4K HDR Home Cinema Projectors

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Sony Electronics today at CEDIA announced the launch of three new home cinema projector models. The new VPL-VW995ES laser projector is equipped with an innovative All Range Crisp Focus (ARC-F) lens, which was introduced in 2012 with Sony’s first 4K home projector, the VPL-VW1000ES, and is currently found in Sony’s flagship consumer projector, the VPL-VW5000ES. […]

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Epson Launches Pro Cinema 4050 4K PRO-UHD Projector with HDR

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Epson today introduced the Pro Cinema 4050 4K PRO-UHD1 Projector with HDR2. This home theater projector uses a new technology from Epson called the 4K PRO-UHD technology which features an improved version of Epson’s advanced pixel-shifting, resolution-enhancement technology and an expansive color gamut with high dynamic range (HDR). The Pro Cinema 4050 is spec’d at […]

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JBL Synthesis by HARMAN Introduces New Ultra High-Performance SSW Series Subwoofers at CEDIA 2018

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SAN DIEGO, Calif. – HARMAN International, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., today introduced a new range of JBL Synthesis subwoofers — the SSW-2, SSW-3, and SSW-4. All models in the SSW series are designed to complement the JBL Synthesis range of SCL in-wall loudspeakers and provide the highest levels of sonic performance for custom […]

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Peerless-AV Announces Showcase at CEDIA 2018, Booth 4615

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AV solutions designer and manufacturer to exhibit award-winning outdoor AV solutions for residential and light commercial applications Peerless-AV will be showing its UltraView UHD Outdoor TV (UV862) and Xtreme Outdoor Soundbar (SPK-080). Being shown in the 86″ version for the first time ever, the UltraView UHD Outdoor TV is native 4K (3840×2160) and uses a […]

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Domotz and Liberty AV Solutions Partner

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Domotz has announced an agreement with Liberty AV Solutions to provide its Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM) solution with Liberty AV product lines, including DigitaLinx, DigitaLinxIP and Intelix. Under the agreement, Liberty AV will provide AV solutions, while Domotz will provide its RMM solution for AV and other IoT devices. When used together, remote and […]

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CEDIA Announces 2018 Americas Home Technology Professional Award Winners

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CEDIA announced this week the 2018 Americas winners for the Home Technology Professional Awards competition. Fifteen projects were honored at the CEDIA Celebration hosted at Petco Park as the best work completed by home technology professionals this year.  “These award winning projects are stellar examples of how CEDIA members work with their clients to provide best-in-class technology […]

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New Klipsch C-Series Subwoofers Debut

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Klipsch has launched a new series of ultra-compact subwoofers with app and IP control for customization of low frequencies. The Klipsch C-Series utilize a front firing Cerametallic woofer and side-firing passive radiators. The series consists of two models that are approximately 30 percent smaller in size than average subwoofers and deliver similar output and low […]

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Dynaudio Redesigned Confidence High-End Speaker Range

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Dynaudio has redesigned its Confidence speaker range to include soft-dome tweeters, Magnesium Silicate Polymer (MSP) cones and Dynaudio Directivity Control (DDC). The Confidence range has gained four new models. The Confidence 20 ($12,999 per pair, including stands) is a large two-way stand-mounted speaker that features a 7-inch-long throw woofer with a neodymium magnet and an […]

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Metra Home Theater Group Intros Next Generation in HDMI, Ethereal HDM-GA2 Gigabit Accelerator at 2018 CEDIA Expo

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Metra Home Theater Group (MHTG) is debuting its next-generation HDMI GA2 gigabit accelerator at the 2018 CEDIA Expo in San Diego, CA. MHTG’s Ethereal second-generation gigabit accelerator, the HDM-GA2, is small enough to fit in the palm of your hand and transforms existing hard-wired passive HDMI cables by expanding their bandwidth capability to 18Gbps for […]

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LG Reimagines Modern Living Room With Designers Kate Rumson and Sarah Sherman Samuel

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LG Electronics USA teamed up with  interior designers Kate Rumson and Sarah Sherman Samuel at CEDIA Expo 2018 to reimagine modern living spaces. The collaboration fuses the elegant styles of two of the most sought-after designers with the award-winning technology and stunning design of 2018 LG OLED AI TVs. Their designs come to life for […]

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Savant Intros PoE IP_Enabled Speakers and Soundbars

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Savant has announced new architectural loudspeaker and soundbar solutions. Savant’s Power over Ethernet (PoE) self-powered Micro Aperture architectural speakers include three in-ceiling versions available, each using Balanced Mode Radiator that delivers more sound per watt. There is a self-powered PoE speaker, a companion PoE satellite speaker, as well as a passive (4-ohm) speaker for interface […]

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URC Adds 10″ Touchscreen

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URC will highlight two new advanced system processors and two new 10” touchscreen controllers at CEDIA EXPO 2018 this week. The new flagship MRX-30 with quad-core processor and the new MRX-15 with dual-core processor deliver powerful automation and control for residential and commercial installations. They provide instant two-way communication with Total Control products and compatible […]

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Hisense Expands 4K Laser TV Lineup with L8E and L10E Series at CEDIA

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Hisense today announced the launch of two new series of its 4K Ultra HD Smart Laser TV line from 88-inches to 120-inches. The L10E is 100-inches (100L10E) and 120-inches (120L10E) and the L8E is an all-in-one 88-inch laser TV (88L8E) — all of them use blue and red laser diodes. Salamander Designs will be launching […]

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Klipsch Sets Up One Stop Shop at CEDIA 2018

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Klipsch will spotlight its One Stop Shop capabilities at CEDIA 2018. Klipsch offers a diverse range of premium audio solutions for residential and professional applications – including cinema, commercial, distributed audio, wireless, outdoor and home theater. Offerings also include innovative installation technologies that save integrators time and money, an online portal to place and track […]

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PowerHouse Alliance Grows of A2V Brand

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The PowerHouse Alliance has announced additional growth to its A2V product line, created by and available exclusively through PowerHouse Alliance distributor members throughout the U.S. In addition to its dynamic collection of speakers, racks, TV mounts and, most recently added, high-speed HDMI cables, A2V now features a line of free-standing subwoofers and outdoor speakers to […]

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Luxul to Intro Next-Generation XWC-2000 Wireless Controller With Roam Assist Technology at CEDIA Expo 2018

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Luxul today introduced the XWC-2000, the next generation of its wireless controller technology. The new controller uses Luxul’s Roam Assist technology to ensure the seamless roaming of mobile client devices and simple deployment of up to 32 wireless access points (AP) for large installations. The XWC-2000 will be shown at CEDIA Expo 2018 Sept. 6-8 […]

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Yamaha DZR/DXS-XLF and CZR/CXS-XLF Loudspeakers and Subwoofers Ship

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Yamaha has begun shipment of the new lines of powered (DZR/DXS-XLF) and passive (CZR/CXS-XLF) loudspeakers and subwoofers. The DZR line incorporates digital processing in all powered models – both speakers and subwoofers – at 96kHz. This high speed, combined with the newly developed Advanced FIR-X tuning technology, minimizes latency and phase distortion. The CZR series […]

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StormAudio Ships 20-Channel Audio Preamp/Processor

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StormAudio has announced that its first 20-channel preamp / processor, the ISP 3D.20 ELITE is now shipping. The ISP 3D.20 ELITE will list for $16,000 (US). Equipped with 20-XLR outputs, the ISP 3D.20 ELITE is designed for theaters that require more than 16-channels as it accommodates all three Immersive Sound formats including Auro-3D, Dolby Atmos […]

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Luxul Announces New AC3100 Dual-Band Wireless AP Featuring Wave 2 Technology

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Luxul today announced its new Apex XAP-1610 AC3100 dual-band wireless access point (AP). Designed for residential or light commercial installations, the Apex XAP-1610 is designed for higher throughput when experiencing medium to weak signals within the effective range, as well as providing a more stable connection with usable throughput. The result is a strong Wi-Fi […]

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Alcons Introduces the CRMS-LFE18 LFE Subwoofer

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The Alcons CRMS-LFE18 is a reference subwoofer system for very high-end listening applications. Typical applications include LFE system for quality-conscious post-production facilities and mastering suites, high-end mix/screening rooms, recording studios and premium home theaters. The direct-radiating 18″ transducer mounted in the internally-stiffened, sealed cabinet enables an in-room response below 10 Hz; The fast impulse response […]

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